Born in Houston and raised in the real estate business, J.J. has a strong understanding of the Houston real estate market. J.J. joined NewQuest in 2016 after previously serving as an associate with SDI Realty Advisors, a full service retail development firm. At SDI, J.J.’s primary focus was the leasing, redevelopment, and disposition of various assets ranging from neighborhood gas stations to regional power centers across Texas and Louisiana. J.J. is a proud alum of Southern Methodist University where he was the starting quarterback for the 2011 football team. J.J. graduated from SMU in 2011 with a B.B.A. in Financial Consulting. J.J. is a licensed sales agent with the Texas Real Estate Commission and an active member of the International Council of Shopping Centers.